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What To Do When Your Pilot Light Goes Out

February 22, 2021

AFC Is Here To HelpMost of today’s gas-powered furnaces and boilers use an electronic ignition. However, many older gas heating systems, and some newer ones, use a pilot light. A pilot light is the small flame …

Mid-Season Heating System Replacement Suggestions

February 15, 2021

AFC Is Here To Help You Stay WarmThis time of year here in central Maine, you need a reliable heating system. If you are worried about your heating system, AFC is here for you to help …

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Welcome to Augusta Fuel’s New Website!

January 25, 2021

We created it with you in mind When Augusta Fuel Company began, in 1888, the only ways to keep in touch were in person or by letter, which was delivered by horse-drawn carts and wagons. Fast-forward more …

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August Fuel Company vs. Heating Oil Discounters

January 20, 2021

Discover the differences! You may see in your mailbox or online an ad for a heating-oil discounter, also called a C.O.D. heating-oil company. And you may be intrigued by the super-low heating-oil prices they tout. That’s how …

Ultra Low Sulfur Heating Oil; What it means for you.

August 15, 2018

As of July 1 of this year, all fuel delivered in our state is mandated to be ultra-low sulfur heating oil (ULSHO) with a sulfur content standard of 15 ppm (parts per million). So what is …

How to Read Your Propane Gauge

August 10, 2018

We are always looking for ways to help improve the working knowledge of our customer base, so that everyone can better understand the equipment and tools necessary to ensure that each of you are comfortable …